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Libya Consulate Attack

Tunisian Man 'Strongly Suspected' of Role In U.S. Consulate Attack

AP | BOUAZZA BEN BOUAZZA | Posted 11.01.2012 | World

TUNIS, Tunisia -- A jailed Tunisian man is "strongly suspected" of being involved in the attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi that killed four Ame...

Tunisia Arrests Suspect In Consulate Attack

AP | BOUAZZA BEN BOUAZZA | Posted 12.24.2012 | World

TUNIS, Tunisia — A Tunisian man who was arrested in Turkey this month with reported links to the attack on a U.S. consulate in Libya is facing t...

Michael Calderone

Libya Attack Suspect Meets The Press

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Calderone | Posted 10.19.2012 | Media

NEW YORK -- While questions remain about what exactly triggered the Sept. 11 attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, there appeared to be a b...

Clinton: I'm Responsible For Consulate Security

AP | MATTHEW LEE | Posted 12.16.2012 | World

LIMA, Peru — U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton repeated on Tuesday her statement taking sole responsibility for security at all of ...

White House Mulls How To Strike Over Libya Attack

AP | KIMBERLY DOZIER and RUKMINI CALLIMACHI | Posted 12.15.2012 | World

WASHINGTON — The White House has put special operations strike forces on standby and moved drones into the skies above Africa, ready to strike m...

Michael Calderone

Questions Continue Over Early Libya Reporting

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Calderone | Posted 10.15.2012 | Media

NEW YORK -- On Sept. 12, Reuters reported that there were protesters present when the U.S. consulate in Benghazi was attacked and described the assail...

Michael Calderone

NY Times Stands By Early Libya Reporting

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Calderone | Posted 10.15.2012 | Media

NEW YORK -- On Tuesday night, State Department officials said they never concluded there were protests leading up to the Sept. 11 attack on the U.S. c...

State Department: No Protests Outside Libyan Consulate Before Attack

AP | BRADLEY KLAPPER and LARRY MARGASAK | Posted 12.09.2012 | World

WASHINGTON — The State Department said Tuesday it never concluded that the consulate attack in Libya stemmed from protests over an American-made...

Report: No Protests Outside Libya Consulate Before Deadly Attack

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 12.09.2012 | World

The deadly September attack on a U.S. consulate in Libya was not precipitated by an anti-American protest, as had originally been reported, the State ...

Officer Requested More Security For U.S. Consulate In Libya, Received No Response

Reuters | Posted 12.09.2012 | World

WASHINGTON, Oct 9 (Reuters) - A U.S. security officer formerly stationed in Libya has told lawmakers he sent two cables to the State...

A Machine for Diplomacy: Diplomatic Architecture in a Polarized World

Jake Townsend | Posted 12.03.2012 | World
Jake Townsend

The embassy, and its sibling the consulate, is not only meant to function as a practical means to conduct the business of diplomacy; these buildings are representations of the very identity of their nation of origin.

Clinton Hints Al Qaeda Linked To Libya Consulate Attack

Posted 09.27.2012 | World

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton hinted on Wednesday that the Sept. 11, 2012 attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi may have been linked to a...

Libya President: Anti-Islam Film Had 'Nothing To Do' With U.S. Consulate Attack

Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 09.27.2012 | World

The anti-Islam film that sparked violent protests in several Muslim countries had "nothing to do with the deadly attack on the U.S. consulate in Bengh...

White House: 'Self-Evident' That Libya Attack Was Terrorism Act

Reuters | Posted 11.20.2012 | World

ABOARD AIR FORCE ONE, Sept 20 (Reuters) - The White House said on Thursday it was "self-evident" that an assault on the U.S. consulate in Libya that...

Dad Remembers Navy SEAL Killed In Libya Attack As 'My Hero'

Posted 09.18.2012 | Impact

The father of the former Navy SEAL killed in an attack on the American consulate in Libya last week calls his son “my hero.” Speaking to NECN, ...

Obama Meets With Families Of U.S. Dead In Libya

Reuters | Posted 11.14.2012 | World

ANDREWS AIR FORCE BASE, Maryland, Sept 14 (Reuters) - P resident Barack Obama arrived at Andrews Air Force Base on Friday to lead a ceremony honorin...

Hundreds Of Angry Afghans Protest Anti-Islam Movie

AP | AMIR SHAH | Posted 11.14.2012 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan — Hundreds of Afghans – some shouting "Death to America" – burned the U.S. flag and an effigy of President Barack...

U.S. Intelligence Didn't Sound Alarm About Mideast Unrest

Reuters | Posted 11.13.2012 | World

* "Can't freak out on everything broadcast" * Congressional inquiries seen likely By Mark Hosenball WASHI...

Joshua Hersh

Battle For Libya Consulate Raged For 4 Hours

HuffingtonPost.com | Joshua Hersh | Posted 09.13.2012 | World

WASHINGTON -- The battle over the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, where four American diplomats lost their lives Tuesday night, lasted for approxim...

Libya Picks New PM

Reuters | Posted 11.12.2012 | World

(Adds details, background) TRIPOLI, Sept 12 (Reuters) - Libya's national congress has picked Mustafa Abu Shagour, the current deputy p...

Political World Weighs In After Killing Of U.S. Ambassador

Posted 09.12.2012 | Politics

Mobs of angry protesters stormed the U.S. embassy in Egypt and a U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya on Tuesday. Attackers in the assault on the U.S. co...

Libyan Leader Apologizes For Deadly Attack

Reuters | Posted 11.12.2012 | World

DUBAI, Sept 12 (Reuters) - Libyan leader Mohammed Magarief apologised to the United States on Wednesday over an attack on its consulate in Benghazi ...